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Friday, July 26, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Herbie Hancock, “Watermelon Man”
  • EST, “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
  • Steve Earle, “After Mardi Gras”
  • Bonobo, “Hatoa”
  • Strfkr, “Astoria”
  • Kurt Vile, “Girl Called Alex”
  • Kings of Leon, “Supersoaker”
  • Funk Brothers, “Keep Me Hangin’ On”
  • Miles Davis, “On the Corner”
  • Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
  • Half Moon Run, “Drug You”
  • Spoon, “I Turn My Camera On”
  • Kurt Vile, “Walkin’ On A Pretty Day”
  • Jule Styne and Leo Robin, “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” performed by Marilyn Monroe

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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What Do We Have To Teach Plato?

Philosopher Rebecca Newberger Goldstein discusses her new book "Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away."

April 22 21 Comments

Children’s Literature: Apartheid Or Just A General Lack of Color?

African-American children's book authors Walter Dean Myers and his son Christopher Myers weigh in.

April 21 Comment

Remembering Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter

We remember the boxing champion, who was twice wrongly convicted of murder, with his longtime friend and defender.

April 21 2 Comments

‘Wait Wait’ Host Peter Sagal Runs Boston Marathon As Guide

For the second year in a row, the host of NPR's "Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me" is running with a legally blind athlete.